Some of the rallies that WRI has provided services for:
Salty Dog Rally Alaska
Unofficial Rally to the Cup
North America Rally to the Caribbean
Weather Routing, Inc. (WRI) is pleased to announce several exclusive tools that we have recently made available for sailing. We now offer customized charts for high resolution currents and sea surface temperatures, sea surface altimetry, and bathymetry, all of which are updated on a daily basis.
Each of these products has specific uses that can be beneficial for sailing, which are described here. You may also click the image on the left for a full description and example images of WRI's new charts.
Finding a good and reliable forecast service
is an essential part of a successful and enjoyable yacht rally
For over 50 years, Weather Routing, Inc.
has been the
worldwide leader in the yacht forecasting industry. We offer several
rally packages to our clients; a wide range of services to meet all of
your cruising needs, including climatology studies and long range
outlooks for planning purposes.
WRI also provides detailed routing and
forecast information leading up to the start of the rally, enroute
weather updates, weather charts, and more. Our experienced and
knowledgeable meteorologists are available
24 hours a day, 365 days a year
to aid in interpretation and for consultation in the decision
We offer several rally packages to our clients; a wide range of
services to meet all of your rally needs, including climatology
studies and long range outlooks for planning purposes. WRI
also provides detailed routing and forecast information leading
up to the start of the rally, en route weather updates (as rally rules
permit), weather charts, and more.
Our experienced and
knowledgeable staff of rally forecasters are available to aid in
interpretation and consult in the decision making process.
WRI Rally Committee Proposal
Willing to establish a working relationship with yacht rally committees.
SeaWeather account specifically designed for the yacht club or marina hosting the event.
Daily 72hr forecasts that are uploaded to a website for all participants to view.
Updated 7.5 day graphical forecasts for marina location.
Marina locator: Your marina details can be viewed on the SeaWeather website.
Rally course can be plotted on forecast maps.
Announcements and cross promotions on social media sites (Facebook and Twitter).
Four detailed forecasts prepared 1-3 days prior to the rally.
One month subscription to the Premium SeaWeather package.
Unlimited use of zoomed in SeaWeather Forecast Maps for a particular rally.
Please see our SeaWeather section for more details.
Unlimited consultations with our meteorologists over the phone prior to the rally.
For an example of our detailed rally forecasts, please click here.
One detailed forecast prepared 1-3 days prior to the rally.
Detailed weather synopsis.
Strategic route recommendation.
Wind/sea weather forecast tailored to the vessel's performance speed in a particular rally.
Customized Rally Packages
Climate reports on typical sailing conditions.
Synoptic weather charts out to 180 forecast hours.
Unlimited consultation with our meteorologists via telephone prior to the rally.